19 January 2008

Clean Tech: Venture Funding for Clean Tech Up in '07

Venture Beat reports that "Cleantech funding almost doubled [in Q4'07] over the previous year, reaching $468.7 million in the quarter — apparently a record quarter. Major deals included EverPower Renewables, which raised $55 million for wind-power farms and Serious Materials, which drew $50 million for green building materials."

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And the Cleantech Group LLC reports that 2007 venture investment in alternative energy markets in North America and Europe was $5.18 billion, compared with $3.6 billion the previous year: Cleantech.

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